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- A famous 1979 comedy film line is "He's not the Messiah, he's a very (what two words?).." ? (And what is the movie?)
- Name the Trinidad and Tobago cabinet minister who resigned as vice president of FIFA in 2011 amid ongoing ethics investigations?
- Dyscalculia is less technically known as (what?)-blindness: Colour/color; Snow; Number; or Symbol?
- Sukhoi and Tupolev are aircraft manufacturers of what nation?
- How many dots make up the BlackBerry symbol logo?
- A cheap dangerous homemade heroin-substitute drug popular in Russia is nicknamed what, referring to its ruinous affect on users' skins?
- In geology, igneous refers to rock formed by what effect: Earthquake; Erosion; Volcanic; or Decay?
- What is the cube root of 1728?
- Spell the word: Cemetery; Cemetary; Cematery; or Cematory?
- Refraction is the change of direction of a wave such as light due to change of its what when passing from one medium to another: Speed; Temperature; Wavelength; or Humidity?
- The becquerel (Bq) is a unit of measurement of what?
- What is the chess playing robot called in TV's Thunderbirds?
- In 1929 Edwin Hubble formulated a law in his name which states (among other complexities) that what recede from an observer at a rate proportional to their distance to that observer: Clouds; Sea-waves; Shotgun pellets; or Galaxies?
- It takes roughly how long for the Earth's rotating axis to complete a full circle (precession): 26,000 years; 365 days; 30 days; or one day?
- The crossed-ropes acting as ladders to masts on old sailing ships are called: Catlines; Ratlines, Batlines, or Matlines?
- In Greek mythology, name the Gorgon monster with snakes for hair, slain by Perseus?
- A dosimeter measures human absorption of what over a time period: Nicotine; Alcohol; Ionizing radiation; or Sunlight?
- What is a big acoustic guitar, a type of old battleship, and a thick coat cloth, which means 'fear nothing'?
- The human disease dropsy involves the accumulation of what in body cavities and tissue: Blood; Watery fluid; Acid crystals; or Lice?
- What traditional confectionary takes its name from Greek glukus, sweet, and rhiza, root?
- What technical term, also slang for street, refers to the forces resisting the forward movement of an aircraft?
- What is an S-shaped roof tile, named after a cooking vessel?
- Bir, iki, uc, dort, bes (loosely westernised) are 1-5 in what language: Russian; Tibetan; Romanian; or Turkish?
- First named in French, Route du Roi (King's Highway) is the origin of the name of what London parkside track?
- What is the mythical conjuring trick for which Lord Northbrook failed to find claim or demonstration on offering a £10,000 prize in 1875?
- South Korean Ban Ki-moon was reappointed unopposed in June 2011 as head (secretary-general) of what organization?
- Prior to 1968 it was illegal in the UK to impersonate a what on a theatrical stage: Living member of the Royal Family; Lesbian; Christian god; or Policeman?
- What technical term refers to the minimum number of (voting) members, shareholders, directors, etc., required at a meeting to be able to make valid decisions, and therefore for the meeting to proceed?
- What term for an unorthodox or crazy person is interpreted by some to refer instead to a viper in Lewis Carroll's Alices Adventures in Wonderland?
- What elements are in the compound nitric acid?
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